The Power of Love and Mercy

Lately there has been a big push to find alternative sources of energy, I would think especially since gas prices have escalated so much. Beyond solar and wind, there are all sorts of strange ideas being proposed for cheaper and renewable power sources. We’re going to be reading about a very surprising source of powerContinue reading “The Power of Love and Mercy”

Getting Right by Getting Real

The opening lines of the Parable we’re reading this Sunday almost sounds like a tired joke: “A Pharisee and a Tax Collector walk into the temple….”. It isn’t a joke though, quite the opposite. We’ll be progressing in our exploration of the Gospel of Luke this Sunday, reading ch 18:9-14. Interestingly, This is the onlyContinue reading “Getting Right by Getting Real”

Creating a Clean Heart

Last week in the beginning of Luke Chapter 17 we read about Jesus’ strong emphasis about intentional humility. This week, we will see intentional humility played out by the last person anyone (at that time) would expect. In the passage that we will be learning about this week (Luke 17:11-19) we will witness Jesus’ interactionContinue reading “Creating a Clean Heart”